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Replace pulley and drive belt on a front load GE Washer WHDVH626FWW

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SOURCE: kenmore front load washer eco system belt

Go to Sears.com and follow the links for parts, you will have a search window for your model and their website has complete illustrated parts breakdowns with part # and prices.
Record the Sears belt part number and check with anyone who sells belts in your area.
They will have a cross reference to Sears/Kenmore part numbers so you don't even really need to know the size.
The replacement belt will have a length on the cardboard sleeve that you can add to your user guide.

Posted on Jul 22, 2008

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SOURCE: I have a Kenmore front load washer 41740042990

motor controller is the likely culprit.

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Posted on Sep 10, 2010

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SOURCE: GE front load washer WSXH208A1WW belt slips off

There is a belt tensioner pulley. If it is failed - your belt won't properly tension.

It appears your tensioner has failed in this instance.

For replacement parts - head on over to PartSelect.com or RepairClinic.com and enter in your full model number for a full parts listing.
I recommend both sites because ...


FixYa has no affiliation with either site - I have been using and recommending them for years - trouble free.

PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.

If you think you want to tackle the repair - and have gotten stuck on a step - reply to your question and I will be glad to help you out.




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Posted on Sep 12, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a front load washer model #44832. We had a

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The unit is not under warranty.


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Posted on Sep 14, 2010

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SOURCE: Kenmore Front Load Washer Drive Belt Keeps rubbing up against Tub

Check the Vibration damper rods to be sure that...
1. They are there and mount is solid.
2. If they are broken in 1/2.
3. The plastic knuckle mounts are not missing/broken.
4. There is oil in the shock absorber/spring section of the rods.

Also - there are suspension springs on the bottom of the tub that could be broken and/or missing.

Replace/repair as necessary.

IF THIS IS A BRAND NEW INSTALLATION - be sure you hav removed the basket shipping pins (4) that secure the tub during shipping.

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Posted on Sep 16, 2010

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If you have never replaced a belt on this type of washer before, the following link explains how:

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3059652-drive_belt_installation_whirlpool_duet

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